May 26, 2022: UAE
Samsung Galaxy S20 series started getting the May 2022 Android security update in UAE. This new release updates the 9 stock apps to boost the smartphone performance in every aspect.
Moreover, the update improves the system’s security and stability to provide seamless performance. Below you can check the version number:
Galaxy S20 – G981BXXUEFVDB
Galaxy S20+ – G986BXXUEFVDB
Galaxy S20 Ultra – G988BXXUEFVDB
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) May 26, 2022
May 20, 2022: India
Additionally, it fixes various privacy and security-related issues and exploits including 7 Critical, 23 High, and 3 Moderate levels of CVEs. Below you can check the version number mentioned.
Alongside it may also update the five stock apps including Samsung Notes Add- ons, Notes, Members, and Voice Recorder. Below you check the version number and changelog mentioned in the updated screenshot.
Samsung sending a new software update for the Galaxy S20 5G users the update brings May 2022 security patch for the device and it’s currently rolling out in the United States and will reach more users in the coming days or weeks.
- Galaxy S20: G986U1UES2EVE1
- Galaxy S20+: G986U1UES2EVE1
- Galaxy S22 Ultra: G986U1UES2EVE1
This update comes with fixes for various privacy and security-related issues and exploits for the phone’s performance enhancements. Going by the company’s May patch details, there are fixes for 7 Critical, 23 High, and 3 Moderate levels of CVEs from Google and Samsung.
These vulnerabilities are related to the Weather app, Galaxy Themes, Setup Wizard, and others. The fresh firmware update also enhances your device’s security and stability and helps prevent it from bugs and viruses.
Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy S20 May 2022 security patch also brings an enhanced Night Portrait mode that lets users capture bright portraits in low-light environments. You might also notice some minor changes and improvements after installing the update.
If you are living in the US and have not yet received the update notification on your Galaxy S20, you can check and download it by following these simple steps.
- Open Settings
- Press Software update
- Tap Download and install